Monday, July 2, 2012

Writing Contest - Deadline: Midnight August 15, 2012

Writers Unite to Fight Cancer 1st Annual Charity Writing Contest

                        "Courage to Thrive"


Submission Guidelines:

1.) A Separate Cover Sheet for each entry
should include:

     a) Full Name and Date of Birth
     b) Email address and Phone Number
     d) Indicate the category you are submitting to

Accepting all topics including cancer:
*Women's Fiction/Chic Lit / Romance*General Fiction / Mystery / Westerns / Suspense /
Thriller*Science Fiction / Fantasy / Paranormal *Young
Adult General / Speculative / Dystopian *Non-Fiction /
Inspirational / How to / Editorials *Memoirs / Essays / Biographies
*Poetry / Lyrics*Non-Fiction Children's Picture Books – Middle Grade
*Children's Literature - Fiction (Picture Books - Middle Grade)

2.)Manuscript to be submitted separate as a Word or RTF document either
via e-mail at

snail-mail to:
Writers Unite to Fight Cancer Charity
Writing Contest
1146 N. Mesa Dr. #102-233
Mesa, AZ 85201.

3.)All contestants must be eighteen (18) years of age.

4.) All Entries must be received by midnight August 15 th, 2012.

5.) Do not mention your name on the manuscript portion. Use double space
formatting with 1 inch margins and number the pages. Place Title on the
left side of header and page # on the right side of every page.

6.) Submit only 4000 words. Entries exceeding this limit will be

7.) Sponsor reserves the right to combine categories due to
insufficient numbers.

8.) Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entry with lewd, obscene or other inappropriate content. We will not read / judge erotica or horror.

9.) Pay the $30.00 entry fee on-line using PayPal on the web page OR send in your check with your manuscript
via snail-mail. Returned checks automatically disqualify the entry.ï‚· Winning contestants must be willing to work with WUFC editors to prepare their project for publication in the WUFC Writing Contest Anthology.ï‚·
Contestants may submit as many entries in any or all categories.
Each entry is $30.00 which will be donated to the Virginia G. Piper Cancer Center.ï‚·

Contact for Questions:
Margaret L. Turley

WUFC Administrator
 480-586-7902 cell /480-773-7087 phone

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1 comment:

  1. Thank you for sharing this contest with your followers Cindy. We hope to raise a lot of money for the Virginia G. Piper Center as well as give the winners a chance for publication in the anthology.
    Margaret Turley, Administrator
    Writers Unite to Fight Cancer


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